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We have a maytag dryer that's about 20 years old. when we start it, it makes a shuddering type sound. then when it gets rolling, it sounds like a rock caught somewhere, or maybe a piece of belt that might be slightly torn. it has four screws in the front. it that the way in to see what's going on?

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I didn't fix it. i was under the inclination that this was a free advisory thing on this puter. i can't afford anything coz i'm on a fixed income. somehow, someday, i'll try it myself. sorry about bothering you folks.

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